FieldHyperlink

Implements the HYPERLINK field

public class FieldHyperlink : Field

Constructors

Name Description
FieldHyperlink() The default constructor.

Properties

Name Description
Address { get; set; } Gets or sets a location where this hyperlink jumps.
DisplayResult { get; } Gets the text that represents the displayed field result.
End { get; } Gets the node that represents the field end.
Format { get; } Gets a FieldFormat object that provides typed access to field’s formatting.
IsDirty { get; set; } Gets or sets whether the current result of the field is no longer correct (stale) due to other modifications made to the document.
IsImageMap { get; set; } Gets or sets whether to append coordinates to the hyperlink for a server-side image map.
IsLocked { get; set; } Gets or sets whether the field is locked (should not recalculate its result).
LocaleId { get; set; } Gets or sets the LCID of the field.
OpenInNewWindow { get; set; } Gets or sets whether to open the destination site in a new web browser window.
Result { get; set; } Gets or sets text that is between the field separator and field end.
ScreenTip { get; set; } Gets or sets the ScreenTip text for the hyperlink.
Separator { get; } Gets the node that represents the field separator. Can be null.
Start { get; } Gets the node that represents the start of the field.
SubAddress { get; set; } Gets or sets a location in the file, such as a bookmark, where this hyperlink jumps.
Target { get; set; } Gets or sets the target to which the link should be redirected.
virtual Type { get; } Gets the Microsoft Word field type.

Methods

Name Description
GetFieldCode() Returns text between field start and field separator (or field end if there is no separator). Both field code and field result of child fields are included.
GetFieldCode(bool) Returns text between field start and field separator (or field end if there is no separator).
Remove() Removes the field from the document. Returns a node right after the field. If the field’s end is the last child of its parent node, returns its parent paragraph. If the field is already removed, returns null.
Unlink() Performs the field unlink.
Update() Performs the field update. Throws if the field is being updated already.
Update(bool) Performs a field update. Throws if the field is being updated already.

Remarks

When selected, causes control to jump to the location such as a bookmark or a URL.

Examples

Shows how to use HYPERLINK fields to link to documents in the local file system.

Document doc = new Document();
DocumentBuilder builder = new DocumentBuilder(doc);

FieldHyperlink field = (FieldHyperlink)builder.InsertField(FieldType.FieldHyperlink, true);

// When we click this HYPERLINK field in Microsoft Word,
// it will open the linked document and then place the cursor at the specified bookmark.
field.Address = MyDir + "Bookmarks.docx";
field.SubAddress = "MyBookmark3";
field.ScreenTip = "Open " + field.Address + " on bookmark " + field.SubAddress + " in a new window";

builder.Writeln();

// When we click this HYPERLINK field in Microsoft Word,
// it will open the linked document, and automatically scroll down to the specified iframe.
field = (FieldHyperlink)builder.InsertField(FieldType.FieldHyperlink, true);
field.Address = MyDir + "Iframes.html";
field.ScreenTip = "Open " + field.Address;
field.Target = "iframe_3";
field.OpenInNewWindow = true;
field.IsImageMap = false;

doc.UpdateFields();
doc.Save(ArtifactsDir + "Field.HYPERLINK.docx");

See Also